Author: David Pourshoushtari

Why Doesn’t Lauren Boebert Respect Capitol Police?

Denver, CO — Congresswoman Lauren Boebert added yet another eyebrow-raising ‘No’ vote to her ledger this afternoon. In a vote this afternoon to award Congressional Gold Medals to honor the Capitol Police and those who risked their lives and personal safety to protect the U.S. Capitol on January 6, an overwhelming majority of both Democrats…
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Sine Die! Colorado Dems Laud Blue Majorities for Productive, Historic Session

Denver, CO — This evening, the Colorado general assembly adjourned sine die, bringing to a close one of the most consequential and productive legislative sessions in recent memory. Amidst a global pandemic, Democrats in the State House and Senate took the lead on Colorado’s recovery on a number of fronts. This included: Major Transportation Funding…
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Colorado Dems Blast Republicans for Blocking January 6 Fact-Finding Commission

Photo Credit: REUTERS/Leah Millis A little over a week after Colorado’s Republican members of Congress voted ‘No’ on the bill, Senate Republicans used their first filibuster of the year to block establishing a commission to investigate the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Colorado’s Democratic members in the U.S. House and U.S. Senate supported…
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COWARDLY. Colorado Republicans Vote ‘No’ on Bipartisan January 6 Fact-Finding Commission.

Photo Credit: John Minchillo/AP The U.S. House of Representatives just voted to establish a bipartisan national commission to investigate the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. While 35 House Republicans voted with Democrats to establish this commission to investigate the January 6 attempted coup, 175 House Republicans voted ‘No’. Among the 175 ‘No’ votes…
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SPEAKER BOEBERT? 1st Term Congresswoman Already Eyeing Promotion?

Continuing her pattern of dodging local press and sticking with far-right media outlets, Congresswoman Lauren Boebert joined Newsmax for an interview yesterday and made another round of interesting comments. At the end of the interview though, the first-term Congresswoman casually mentioned her future ambitions unprompted: “But, you know, maybe one day when I’m Speaker of…
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GO BLUE! Colorado Dems, State Parties and DNC Announce Historic Investment Agreement

Denver, CO – This afternoon, the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and state Democratic Parties across the country — including the Colorado Democratic Party — announced a historic agreement of greater investment in state parties over the next four years. For Colorado, which has seen major Democratic victories in 2018 and 2020, this means an increase…
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POTUS SPEECH REACTION: Colorado Dems Hail Biden’s Vision to Support Families, Rebuild Infrastructure

Denver, CO — The Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement reacting to President Joe Biden’s first address to both chambers of Congress. The President laid out two major pieces of legislation that contain policies popular with Democratic, Republican, and unaffiliated voters — the American Jobs Plan and the American Family Plan.  Halisi Vinson, Executive…
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At 100 Days, POTUS Can Tout Billions in Colorado Relief, Colorado Getting Back on Track

Denver, CO — This evening, President Joe Biden will make his first primetime address to a joint gathering of Congress, marking his first 100 days as President, and all the accomplishments Democrats have delivered for the American people. A lot of stories have been written about how the American Rescue Plan has helped struggling Coloradans.…
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Colorado Dems Welcome Official News of 8th Congressional District

Denver, CO – The Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement reacting to the official news that Colorado will be a receiving an 8th Congressional District, according to news from the U.S. Census Bureau: Morgan Carroll, Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party: “This is good news all around for Colorado. Our state has grown so…
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Colorado Dems Celebrate Earth Day!

Denver, CO – The Colorado Democratic Party released the following statement commemorating Earth Day 2021: Morgan Carroll, Chair of the Colorado Democratic Party: “There is no Plan-et B, and I am so thrilled that under Democratic leadership at the state level and at the federal level, we’re working to build a better, cleaner future for…
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